Maternity Quality Safety Programme Leader at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Tairāwhiti, Gisborne
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Maternity Quality & Safety Programme Leader 1.0 FTE
Tairawhiti Maternity Services
“He waka eke noa”
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
The remuneration range for this role is $86,557 - $138,086 and is covered by the collective agreement: CEA – MERAS MECA
This is a great opportunity for a person experienced in a Programme/Project Leadership role, with a passion for improving equity and maternity care. The successful candidate will be working in partnership with the Maternity Leadership Team, including consumer leaders and the MQSP Forum to improve the quality and safety of the care we provide to women, babies and their whānau.
You will become part of a highly motivated team working within maternity services and across the sector which is recognised nationally for its achievements and great collective work.
Position Description | Maternity Quality & Safety Programme Leader
Moū - About you
If you can say “Yes” to the following requirements, then this position may be the right one for you and we would very much encourage you to submit an application:
· Evidence of Programme/Project Leadership
· Proven experience in delivering transformational programmes/projects within a complex environment
· Established project management skills and experience including program design, implementation, reporting and evaluation to ensure high quality deliverables.
· Ability to analyse, interpret and present data (including facilitation and presentation skills/experience)
· In-depth knowledge and practical experience of change management and the ability to lead others through change
· Committed to improving equity
· Comprehensive understanding of continuous quality improvement concepts and methodologies
· Committed to providing a culturally safe environment for mama, pēpi, whānau and staff
· A thorough knowledge and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi Framework, Articles, and Principles and a sensitivity to different cultures
· Evidence of strong local community relationships
· Proven knowledge of the Privacy Act, and the Health Information Privacy Code
· A flexible approach to work, with a “whatever it takes approach”
Our Tairāwhiti Way of Working involves us working collectively across agencies to enable whanau to flourish. There is a shift to interdisciplinary/transdisciplinary approach, which identifies needs of whānau and the best people to provide support—requesting the right support at the right time in the right place. The workforce shares information, works flexibly and collectively to reduce barriers and provide the support that the whānau needs and requests. The transdisciplinary approach reduces barriers and improves access for whānau as teams walk beside people till they get what they need.
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Situated on the eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, Gisborne “Tairāwhiti” – “The light shines on the water” is the first city in the world to see the rising sun of the new day. Our region offers vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands, with significant historical landmarks, natural wonders and a deep connection to Māori culture. We enjoy a pleasant climate, short commutes and a relaxed approach that creates a work-life offering that is enviable to most that are not yet here. Our lifestyle is about time.
Tairāwhiti provides a work/life balance which other regions in New Zealand envy. With beautiful beaches and landscapes a matter of minutes from work. We have a particularly outgoing team who enjoy nature and what our region has to offer. So you may come for this leadership role but find the additional bonus of the great lifestyle Gisborne has to offer.
For further information about the role, please contact Iidil Merlini (Midwife Manager) by email firstname.lastname@example.org or Nerissa Walters (Director of Midwifery) by phone on 021 813 931 or by email at Nerissa.email@example.com.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To complete and application please use the “apply now” link provided which will redirect you through our online career's portal. For successful applicants our mandatory process includes police vetting and health screening.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
If successful you will have a comprehensive orientation programme and we will be happy to support you with relocation costs, professional development and recertification requirements.
Immigration NZ has introduced an Accredited Employer Work Visa scheme. For some positions this includes a clear pathway to residency. Successful candidates offered a position with us who require a work visa, will provide support with their Visa application. This booklet provides information on settling in Tūranganui-a-Kiwa.
Please note, this posting may end earlier than the closing date if suitable candidate is employed.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Tairāwhiti|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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